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by Louie Despres
Sat Feb 11, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: THE OLD WALLOP (1927) Our Gang
Replies: 6
Views: 5144

Re: THE OLD WALLOP (1927) Our Gang

Yeah, I posted "Snappy Sneezer" knowing it was going to get pulled but for fans who wanted to see it I let them know. Then again, we'll never see any Chase DVD/blu release from the likes of Dick Bann & Co., just his precious 16mm prints that only he has. Oh well.
by Louie Despres
Sat Jan 14, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: SILENT MOVIE MAIN
Topic: JAPANESE BOWL (1930) vitaphone short
Replies: 4
Views: 3326

Re: JAPANESE BOWL (1930) vitaphone short

Check over at the Vitaphone Project. Ron Hutchinson has a list of what exists. Being early 30's Technicolor there's a good possibility it doesn't but it may exist in B&W.
by Louie Despres
Wed Jan 11, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Slapsticon Site to Bite the Dust
Replies: 1
Views: 1718

Re: Slapsticon Site to Bite the Dust

This is terrible news. I sincerely miss Slapsticon.
by Louie Despres
Mon Jan 02, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Nitrateville Nitwittery: WHEN COMEDY WAS KING
Replies: 31
Views: 18722

Re: Nitrateville Nitwittery: WHEN COMEDY WAS KING

Seriously, that website has turned into a circle-jerk of complainers.
by Louie Despres
Tue Dec 27, 2016 9:54 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: Groucho Marx on FIRING LINE (1967)
Replies: 1
Views: 4193

Re: Groucho Marx on FIRING LINE (1967)

TERRIFIC!!!
by Louie Despres
Mon May 16, 2016 10:23 pm
Forum: SILENT MOVIE MAIN
Topic: Once Again, Up He pops........
Replies: 6
Views: 4954

Re: Once Again, Up He pops........

Can't see much detail in the blowup but the "Wayne" guy appears to have a wedding ring on. Was Wayne married at this time?
by Louie Despres
Sun Mar 27, 2016 12:15 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Little Orphant Annie - Colleen Moore - restoration news!!
Replies: 0
Views: 1130

Little Orphant Annie - Colleen Moore - restoration news!!

I am very happy to share the news that film historian and restorer Eric Grayson is about to tackle another project and it's a good one. Eric posted on his Facebook page yesterday and is hoping to hear back from people regarding the 1918 film "Little Orphant Annie" starring Colleen Moore. F...
by Louie Despres
Mon Mar 07, 2016 11:39 pm
Forum: SILENT MOVIE MAIN
Topic: WHEN THE WEST WAS YOUNG (1913) Vitagraph Drama
Replies: 2
Views: 2856

Re: WHEN THE WEST WAS YOUNG (1913) Vitagraph Drama

I watched this last week. Another downbeat ending. The ending is choppy from missing frames but it's obvious that the Calvary guns down the girl's Indian protector right at the iris. That's the reason I never get involved in rescue operations out on the prairie. Well, thanks for ruining it for thos...
by Louie Despres
Fri Feb 19, 2016 5:07 pm
Forum: SOUND MOVIE MAIN
Topic: The Scribe Files: When Did Laurel and Hardy Jump the Shark?
Replies: 10
Views: 8241

Re: The Scribe Files: When Did Laurel and Hardy Jump the Sha

Richard M Roberts wrote:Whoops, looks like Chris got Randy Skretvedt riled up in the comments section.

RICHARD M ROBERTS


whoa...........................